The first table below looks at the demand for E-Commerce skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-Commerce over the 3 months to 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Birmingham region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 32 49 37
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -12
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 27 4 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.98% 0.71% 3.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.56% 1.06% 4.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 4 20
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £340 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £410 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.00% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £37.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-29.33% +108.33%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
486 379 450
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 71.58% 66.84% 70.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 207 240
Average daily rate £360 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.09% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £293 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 5 18
Average hourly rate £12.00 £175.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-93.14% +1106.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £6.90 £15.49 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £175.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.98 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.98% +3.33%
E-Commerce
West Midlands

E-Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

E-Commerce Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing E-Commerce across the Birmingham region.

E-Commerce Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing E-Commerce across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014.

E-Commerce Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

E-Commerce
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce across the Birmingham region.

E-Commerce Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing E-Commerce also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited E-Commerce.

1 19 (41.30%) HTML
2 17 (36.96%) Magento
3 16 (34.78%) PHP
4 14 (30.43%) JavaScript
5 12 (26.09%) MySQL
5 12 (26.09%) CSS
6 11 (23.91%) HTML5
7 10 (21.74%) jQuery
8 9 (19.57%) SQL
9 8 (17.39%) SQL Server
9 8 (17.39%) WordPress
10 7 (15.22%) CSS3
10 7 (15.22%) Retail
10 7 (15.22%) Adobe
10 7 (15.22%) Adobe Illustrator
11 6 (13.04%) Java
11 6 (13.04%) Web Development
12 5 (10.87%) JSON
12 5 (10.87%) Business Analysis
12 5 (10.87%) Responsive Web Design
12 5 (10.87%) Web Services
12 5 (10.87%) SEO
12 5 (10.87%) Sass
13 4 (8.70%) Low Latency
13 4 (8.70%) Ultra-Low Latency
13 4 (8.70%) Firewall
13 4 (8.70%) MVC
13 4 (8.70%) Internet
13 4 (8.70%) Extranet
13 4 (8.70%) CRM

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing E-Commerce also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited E-Commerce. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (17.39%) WordPress
2 2 (4.35%) CMS
2 2 (4.35%) Drupal
3 1 (2.17%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (15.22%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (8.70%) MS Visio
3 2 (4.35%) Photoshop
4 1 (2.17%) Maya
4 1 (2.17%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 17 (36.96%) Magento
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) VPN
1 4 (8.70%) Internet
1 4 (8.70%) Extranet
1 4 (8.70%) Firewall
2 3 (6.52%) Junos
3 2 (4.35%) Network Security
3 2 (4.35%) OSPF
3 2 (4.35%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.09%) MySQL
2 8 (17.39%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.52%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 7 (15.22%) Retail
2 4 (8.70%) Marketing
3 3 (6.52%) Finance
4 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.17%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 28 (60.87%) Developer
2 9 (19.57%) Analyst
2 9 (19.57%) Web Developer
3 8 (17.39%) Business Analyst
3 8 (17.39%) Magento Developer
4 4 (8.70%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
4 4 (8.70%) PHP Developer
4 4 (8.70%) Firewall Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Project Manager
5 3 (6.52%) PHP Magento Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Front-End Web Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Agile Project Manager
6 2 (4.35%) CRM Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Architect
6 2 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Architect
7 1 (2.17%) Product Manager
7 1 (2.17%) Business Project Manager
7 1 (2.17%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (41.30%) HTML
2 12 (26.09%) CSS
3 11 (23.91%) HTML5
4 10 (21.74%) jQuery
5 7 (15.22%) CSS3
6 5 (10.87%) Sass
6 5 (10.87%) Web Services
6 5 (10.87%) JSON
7 4 (8.70%) .NET
8 3 (6.52%) Struts
8 3 (6.52%) Spring
8 3 (6.52%) JSF
8 3 (6.52%) Ajax
8 3 (6.52%) Spring MVC
8 3 (6.52%) DHTML
9 2 (4.35%) Silverlight
9 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET
10 1 (2.17%) Ruby on Rails
10 1 (2.17%) XML
10 1 (2.17%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.35%) Blackberry
1 2 (4.35%) Clustering
1 2 (4.35%) iPad
2 1 (2.17%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.35%) UNIX
1 2 (4.35%) Solaris
1 2 (4.35%) Linux
1 2 (4.35%) Android
1 2 (4.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (13.04%) Web Development
2 5 (10.87%) Business Analysis
2 5 (10.87%) Responsive Web Design
2 5 (10.87%) SEO
3 4 (8.70%) MVC
3 4 (8.70%) CRM
3 4 (8.70%) Low Latency
3 4 (8.70%) Ultra-Low Latency
4 3 (6.52%) User Stories
4 3 (6.52%) Configuration Management
4 3 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (6.52%) TDD
5 2 (4.35%) Content Management
5 2 (4.35%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2
5 2 (4.35%) UML
5 2 (4.35%) OO
5 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (4.35%) Load Balancing
5 2 (4.35%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 16 (34.78%) PHP
2 14 (30.43%) JavaScript
3 9 (19.57%) SQL
4 6 (13.04%) Java
5 3 (6.52%) Perl
6 2 (4.35%) C#
6 2 (4.35%) Tcl
7 1 (2.17%) Ruby
7 1 (2.17%) PHP5
7 1 (2.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) CCNP
1 3 (6.52%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (6.52%) Check Point Certification
1 3 (6.52%) CCSA
2 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) IIBA
3 1 (2.17%) CBAP
3 1 (2.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (15.22%) Adobe
2 4 (8.70%) hybris
3 3 (6.52%) Blue Coat
3 3 (6.52%) Cisco
3 3 (6.52%) Juniper
3 3 (6.52%) CheckPoint
4 2 (4.35%) Sony
4 2 (4.35%) JD Edwards
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle
4 2 (4.35%) SAP
5 1 (2.17%) Sun
5 1 (2.17%) ATG
5 1 (2.17%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.17%) RedPrairie
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